VIDEO: Four fire crews attend scene after coach catches fire near Fylingdales

Last night four fire crews were called to a single decker passenger coach that had caught fire on the A169 near Fylingdales.

By Corinne Macdonald
Thursday, 25th July 2019, 12:18 pm
The coach on fire. PIC: Michaela Jane Henderson
The coach on fire. PIC: Michaela Jane Henderson

North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service received the call about the incident at 6.11pm.

Crews from Pickering, Whitby, Robin Hoods Bay and RAF Fylingdales extinguished the fire, which left the driver with minor burns on their hands.

No one else suffered any injuries and the driver was treated at the scene by the fire service.

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The coach on fire. PIC: Michaela Jane Henderson

Crews used six breathing apparatus, five hose reels and small tools to make the vehicle safe.